What does Kena mean?
Associated with: greatest.
(female) Keina, Klena, ..
(male) Keny, Keta, .. Middle name pairings:
Kena Maliya (K.M.), ..
How popular is Kena?
Kena is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2904 out of 4276, Top 68%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Kena entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #1836 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Kena appearing in the Top 2000 are Kendra (#342 via latest list), Kenna (#676), Kenia (#777), Kyndra, Kindra and Kenda. These forms of Kena were at the apex of their popularity 21 years ago (adoption of 0.16%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 0.09%, 46% less). Kendra has been the most prevalent, though Kenna has gained in usage over time.
Kena is alike in pronunciation to Canna, Kani, Kayana, Keanna, Keeana, Keena, Keiana, Kennia, Kennya, Kenya, Keona, Keonna, Kiahna, Kiana▼, Kiani, Kianna▼, Kiauna, Kina, Kiona, Kionah, Kioni, Kionna, Konny, Queena and Quenna. Other suggested similar names are Abena, Anna▼, Avena, Bena, Buna, Dena▼, Duna, Dyna, Edna▼, Eena, Erena, Gana, Gena▼, Gina▼, Hena, Irena, Jana▼, Jena▼, Kadena, Kama, Keela, Kendal▼, Kenza, Kera, Keva, Keyne, Kia▼, Kine, Leana, Lena▼, Lyna, Mena, Neena, Nena, Nona▼, Nyna, Reena, Rena▼, Sena▼, Teana, Tena▼, Tina▼, Una▼, Unna, Vena▼, Verna▼, Xena▼, Zana, Zeena and Zena. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kena.See names in meaning and etymology.